Lauren holds a Master of Health Sciences in Occupational Therapy, and Bachelor of Arts – Honours Specialization in Human Kinetics, both from the University of Ottawa. She is presently practicing occupational therapy in Ottawa and is in good standing with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists and the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario.
Lauren is an energetic and passionate OT with experience working with children, youth, adolescents, and young adults. Her most recent experiences include children and adolescents with complex mental health needs in community and school-based settings, and private occupational therapy services in clinic.
Lauren has a keen interest in working with adolescents experiencing mental health disorders, in addition to children or youth who require assistance in the areas of self-regulation, executive functioning, attentional difficulties, stress management, social skills, and sensory processing. Lauren assists clients to optimize their function on a daily basis and to engage in meaningful occupations.
Lauren is bilingual, providing occupational therapy services in French and English.